Fighting poverty through education

Biswanath College

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Biswanath College
Mailing address: 
principal@biswanathcollege.in
Telephone: 
03715-222024
Email: 
principal@biswanathcollege.in
Website: 
www.biswanathcollege.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Chintamoni Sharma
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
cmsharma@biswanathcollege.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Deepjyoti Nath
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant Professor- Political Science Department
Focal point 1 - Email: 
dnath@biswanathcollege.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Assistant Professor- Physics Department
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Debashis Sarmah
Focal point 2 - Email: 
rnath@biswanathcollege.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ratul Nath
Focal point 3 - Email: 
dsharma@biswanathcollege.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Biswanath College is a premier institute of higher education in Assam, India, with all the potential as a seat of academic excellence in the years to come. Established on 7th September, 1960, the College has been committed to excel in teaching, training, capacity-building, entrepreneurship development, scholarship and public service.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Biswanath college, as one of the foremost Colleges of India, has been embedded with the founding principles of social justice, national integration, the democratic way of life, international understanding, secularism, and a scientific approach to the problems of society. Believing in "Sustainability" as the combination of resilient economy, environment and society, the college, from its origin, has been working for the safe and secure future for the upcoming generation.

Universidade Federal da Bahia

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Bahia
Mailing address: 
Palácio da Reitoria, Rua Augusto Viana, s/n, Salvador - Bahia, CEP: 40110-909
Telephone: 
+557132837025
Email: 
aai@ufba.br
Website: 
ufba.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
João Carlos Salles Pires da Silva
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
jcsalles@ufba.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Elizabeth Ramos
Focal point 1 - Title: 
International Affairs Dean
Focal point 1 - Email: 
esramos@ufba.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
tbsalmed@ufba.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Tereza Betânia Almeida
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Federal University of Bahia – UFBA – is an institution part of the Brazilian Federal System of Higher Education, based in the city of Salvador, State of Bahia. It offers 101 graduation courses and 143 post-graduation courses (master’s and doctorate), with approximately 44.000 registered students.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1 - Family farming projects and appreciation of agricultural cooperatives together with UNICEF; 2 - University Interiorization; 3 - Quotas and other policies of access and permanence for quilombolas, indigenous and students in socioeconomic vulnerability situation; 4 - Extension projects in art, music and culture for the community 5 - Projects with shoreline communities 6 - SDG Network Universities - Brazil - PNUD Brazil

Univerzita sv. Cyrila a Metoda v Trnave

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava
Mailing address: 
lenka.slovak@ucm.sk
Telephone: 
+421335565177
Email: 
lenka.slovak@ucm.sk
Website: 
www.ucm.sk
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Roman Boča
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
prof. Ing. DrSc. / Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
roman.boca@ucm.sk
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Štefan Galbavý
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dr. h. c. prof. MUDr. DrSc. / Vice - Rector for Foreign Relations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
stefan.galbavy@ucm.sk
Focal point 2 - Email: 
lenka.slovak@ucm.sk
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Lenka Biba Slovak
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius was established on 1st August 1997 by the Act of the Slovak National Council No 201/1997. The aim of the university is to educate qualified experts in the sense of Christian and national ideas and democratic principles. The graduates, having high moral principles, civil and social responsibilities, will be able to develop Slovak culture, science and knowledge in the context of the European and world cultural heritage. The University of Ss.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Concluding bilateral and multilateral contracts, international cooperation agreements, university as a member of consortia, equal conditions for all university students - domestic and foreign, support for academic mobility, association of foreign students, intercultural dialogue and its dissemination as an idea of ​​our university, the university is also a member of many scientific and research projects with international competence. We see education as the key to the sustainability of each person's personality development, and therefore we make sure that each of our students and those i

Imperial College

Mailing address: 
At.Vidya Vihar, PO.Chadeigaon, Dist. Bargarh
Telephone: 
9583594835
Email: 
imperial.bargarh@gmail.com
Website: 
www.imperial.edu.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Deepak Goyal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Director
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
deepak.g@imperial.edu.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Durgesh Satapathy
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Lecturer
Focal point 1 - Email: 
durgesh.s@imperial.edu.in
Focal point 2 - Email: 
haripriya.s@imperial.edu.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Haripriya Sahu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Academics is key focus point at Imperial College. It believes in learning of the students. Teaching methods are outcome based. Pedagogy includes classroom teaching, guest lectures, management games, assignments, student seminars in form of genius hour, activity planning by students with a very short notice, arranging study tours, industry visits. Students are assigned with real life projects.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
As one of the leading privately funded higher education institution in the district of Bargarh, Odisha, India, offering affordable under-graduate and post-graduate programs, Imperial College has over the years strived to make a difference in the life of its students, the community and its immediate environment.

UNIVERSIDAD CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF VENEZUELA
Mailing address: 
CIUDAD UNIVERSITARIA. CARACAS. LOS CHAGUARAMOS. EDIFICIO DEL RECTORADO. PISO 1.
Telephone: 
58-212-6053944
Email: 
cecilia.garcia@ucv.ve
Website: 
www.ucv.ve
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
CECILIA GARCIA AROCHA
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
RECTOR
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
cecilia.garcia@ucv.ve
Focal point 1 - Name: 
NICOLAS BIANCO COLMENARES
Focal point 1 - Title: 
ACADEMIC VICERECTOR
Focal point 1 - Email: 
nicolas.bianco@ucv.ve
Focal point 3 - Title: 
DIRECTOR OF COOPERATION AND INTERINSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS
Focal point 3 - Name: 
MARIA SIGILO
Focal point 2 - Email: 
inirida.rodriguez@ucv.ve
Focal point 2 - Name: 
INIRIDA RODRIGUEZ MILLAN
Focal point 3 - Email: 
maria.sigilo@ucv.ve
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The highest authority of the Central University of Venezuela (UCV) is the University Council, composed of the Rector, the Academic Vice-Rector, the Administrative Vice-Rector, the Secretary of the University, the Deans of the 11 Faculties, 5 representatives of the Board of Lecturers and Professors, 3 Representatives of the students, 1 Representative of the graduates, and 1 Representative of the Ministry of Higher Education.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. UCV participates in the National Survey for Quality of Live, program ENCOVI (Encuesta Nacional de Calidad de Vida), a joint research with other 3 venezuelan universities. 2. The Center for Peace and Human Rights of the Central University of venezuela. 3. Activities associated with sustainability from the Regional Center of Experts RCE Gran Caracas, a joint program with 4 other venezuelan universities. 4. Regional Observatory of Quality and Equity of Higher Education in Latinamerica -ORACLE 2017. 5. National and international student´s participation in the World MUN Models .

Bestow Edutrex International LLP

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Bestow Edutrex International LLP
Mailing address: 
S2, 303, Malad Kokil CHS, Sundar Nagar, Malad w
Telephone: 
9970044678
Email: 
info@bestowedutrex.co.in
Website: 
www.bestowedutrex.co.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Sonali Ganjare
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Mrs
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
info@bestowedutrex.edu.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Kumardatt A Ganjre
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
kumar_datt@rediffmail.com
Focal point 2 - Email: 
drgovindshinde@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Govind Shinde
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We provide quality education to needy.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We conduct exclusive training program for underprivileged students

Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University
Mailing address: 
Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek, 44, Kievskaya str., 720000
Telephone: 
+996 312 66 25 67
Email: 
krsu@krsu.edu.kg
Website: 
www.krsu.edu.kg
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Nifadiev Vladimir
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
vnifadiev@krsu.edu.kg
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Kaliuzhnaia Yulia
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of International Relations Office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ykaliuzhnaia@krsu.edu.kg
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Associate Professor, Department of World Economy
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Makeeva Meerim
Focal point 2 - Email: 
tkoichumanov@krsu.edu.kg
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Koichumanov Taalaibek
Focal point 3 - Email: 
mmakeeva@krsu.edu.kg
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
KRSU was founded in 1993 by the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance between the Kyrgyz Republic and the Russian Federation (signed on 10.06.1992, Moscow, Russia), the Decree of the President of Kyrgyz Republic (signed on 28.09.1992, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic) and the Agreement of Establishment and Activities of Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University between the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Government of the Russian Federation (09.09.1993), the Government Regulation of the Russian Federation (No.143, signed on 23.02.1994, Moscow), the decrees of the State Committ
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
KRSU conducted online UN courses on sustainable development called “Global development and Global citizenship” based on lectures of professor Jeffrey Sachs from Columbia University in 2018 from September 15 to December 10.These lectures were held as part of the global network UNAI (United Nations Academic Impact). The courses were attended by students, teachers, specialists ftom NISI (честно не знаю как расшифровывается). Following the results of the courses, students developed and defended their projects.

Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, Coimbatore

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
SKASC
Mailing address: 
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, Kuniamuthur,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India - 641008
Telephone: 
0422 - 2678400
Email: 
principal@skasc.ac.in
Website: 
www.skasc.ac.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr P Baby Shakila
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
principal@skasc.ac.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
P Rajan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Mr
Focal point 1 - Email: 
rajanp@skasc.ac.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dr
Focal point 3 - Name: 
M Shanthana Lakshmi
Focal point 2 - Email: 
surechb@skasc.ac.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
B Suresh
Focal point 3 - Email: 
shanthanalakshmim@skasc.ac.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College is a leading College offering quality education to the students in Arts and Science stream. Started in 1997, our College is one of the renowned Institutions of Tamil Nadu. To our credit we have acquired 53rd Rank in NIRF 2019. We have been re-accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade, CGPA 3.26. We have been awarded 4th in Swachhta Ranking in the College level in the year 2018. The College is actively engaged in carrying out different schemes promoted by MHRD for imparting quality education.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The College has an underpinning of Research arena with international reputation, which forays to enhance our research centre to high standards. The College has also conducted 10 National Conference and one International Conference on the “Role of Higher Education in National/International Development” in lieu with the Association of Indian College Principals (AICP). The College has also undertaken 2 major projects from the Tamilnadu State Council for Science and Technology and one minor project from UGC.

Presidency University , Bangaluru

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Presidency University, Bangaluru
Mailing address: 
Itgalpur Rajanakunte, Yelahanka, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064
Telephone: 
+9180-23093500
Email: 
info@presidencyuniversity.in
Website: 
www.presidencyuniversity.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Mr Nissar Ahmed
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
nissar@presidency.edu.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Prof. Dr. Radha Padmanabhan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice Chancellor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vicechancellor@presidencyuniversity.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Sr. Prof. ( Chancellor Office ) and Member of Academic Council
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Prof. Soman Nambiar
Focal point 2 - Email: 
registrar@presidencyuniversity.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mr. A. Abdul Bari
Focal point 3 - Email: 
soman@presidency.edu.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Presidency University has been established by an Act of State Legislature of Karnataka as a Private University and is empowered to award full time regular degrees ( UG & PG level) as specified U/S 22 of the UGC Act. At present, more than 50 Programs are offered by Presidency University under School of Engineering , School of Law, School of Commerce School of Liberal Arts and School of Design, both at Under Graduate level as well as Post Graduate Level.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Capacity Building in Higher Education, Education Opportunity for all, Global Citizenship, Higher Education Opportunity for every interested individual, Inter- Cultural dialogue and understanding, Sustainability in higher Education.

St. Xavier's College For Women, Aluva

Mailing address: 
stellagrace@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Telephone: 
00919745804835
Email: 
college@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Website: 
http://www.stxaviersaluva.ac.in/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr.Sr.Geege Joanamma Xavier
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
geegexavier@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr.Sr. Stella K A
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice Principal
Focal point 1 - Email: 
stellagrace@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Assistant Professor - Communication Studies
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Sonia John Markose
Focal point 2 - Email: 
sheenaxavier@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dr. Sheena Xavier
Focal point 3 - Email: 
soniamarkose@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva, an Arts, Commerce and Science College, affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, is situated in the southern district of Kerela, India. Our college is run by the Sisters of Congregation of Teresian Carmelites (CTC). Since its inception in the year 1964, it promulgated the visionary zeal of the Congregation of CTC and its foundress Servant of God, Mother Elishwa. Over the last five decades it has proved its mettle as an institution of higher education scaffolding the upliftment of minority communities in the state.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Heralding the emergence of an enlightened family, community, society, state and nation our institution run by The Congregation of Teresian Carmalites (CTC) facilitated the education of girls in a secular way. Denying education is denying one’s birthright. Reiterating the power of education, Servant of God, Mother Eliswa, foundress of CTC, who hailed from a village in Kerala conceptualised an educational system till then inaccessible to the weaker sex. From its humble beginning, our institution has scaled and escalated hurdles, equipped enough to meet the genuine demands of the society.